ABOUT THE AUTHORS:
Joel Eisenberg has been interested in the mechanics behind artistic creation, an ongoing theme of the Chronicles of Ara series, since he penned non‐fiction “How to Survive a Day Job” in 2004. Joel has worked primarily in the movie and television industries as a writer and producer. He is a former Special Education teacher and supports school safety causes. Joel lives with his wife, Lorie, and their rescue dog, Koko, in Los Angeles, California.
Steve Hillard grew up in Bossier City, Louisiana and Grand Junction, Colorado. He graduated from Colorado State University and later earned a degree in philosophy at Columbia University and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Colorado. Before settling into his current career as a private equity entrepreneur, Hillard was a teacher at Rikers Island Prison, a welder, a carpenter, and a practicing lawyer. He is the founder and head of Council Tree Communications, a private equity fund involved in the entertainment and telecom industries. He resides with his wife, Sharmaine, in San Antonio.